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Social care vacancies

Bridgend County Borough Council is a great place to work. You can expect great opportunities and a supportive working environment.

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults, we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from similar roles or other opportunities like a work placement, your personal life, volunteering, or as part of a training programme.

Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications. What is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Social care roles

There is one application form for all social care roles.

Permanent Support Worker

Community Resource Team

Adult Social Care

20 hours per week

£10,569 per annum

Closing date: 30/09/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Permanent Night Care Worker

Ty Cwm Ogwr

Adult Social Care

19 hours per week

£9,844 per annum

Closing date: 30/09/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Permanent Home Care Worker

Adult Social Care

15 hours per week

£7,927 per annum

Closing date: 30/09/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Casual Home Care Worker

Home Care Service

Adult Social Care

As and when required

£10.14 per hour

Closing date: 30/09/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Casual Social Care Worker

Residential Care Homes for Older People

As and when required

Adult Social Care

£10.14 per hour

Closing date: 31/08/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Casual Night Care Worker

Residential Care Homes for Older People

Adult Social Care

As and when required

£9.94 per hour

Closing date: 30/09/2020

If you already have experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults we would like to hear from you. Your experience could be from a similar role or from other opportunities such as a work placement, from your personal life, volunteering or as part of a training programme. Depending on the role, you don't always need qualifications, what is really important is having the right values, behaviours and attitudes to work effectively with people who need care and support.

Residential Manager

Emergency and Assessment Provision

Children's social care

37 hours per week

£35,934 to £37,849 per year

Closing date: 16/09/2020

This is an exciting time to join Bridgend CBC as we have recently re-modelled the way we meet the needs of children who need to become Looked After.

Read more about the Residential Manager job and apply online.

Residential Worker and Driver

Bakers Way

Children's social care

16 hours per week

£9,592 to £9,980 per annum

Closing date: 23/09/2020

Bakers Way provides high quality short breaks service to disabled children and young people aged from birth to eighteen years, who live in the Bridgend County Borough.  A maximum of 5 children will attend at any one time and the service will address their individually assessed care and support needs, support their families, and promote their access to community services and facilities.

Read more about the Residential Worker and Driver job (16 hours) and apply online.

Residential Worker and Driver

Bakers Way

Children's social care

18 hours per week

£10,791 to £11,228 per annum

Closing Date: 23/09/2020

Bakers Way provides high quality short breaks service to disabled children and young people aged from birth to eighteen years, who live in the Bridgend County Borough.  A maximum of 5 children will attend at any one time and the service will address their individually assessed care and support needs, support their families, and promote their access to community services and facilities.

Read more about the Residential Worker and Driver job (18 hours) and apply

Residential Worker and Driver

Harwood House

Children's social care

28 hours per week

£16,787 to £17,465 per annum

Temporary for up to one year

Closing date: 23/09/2020

At Harwood House we are committed to providing a high quality 52 week residential service for up to three children/young people with complex needs, including a learning disability, aged from eight to nineteen years (nineteen age limit applies to any young person with Additional Learning Needs.)

Read more about the Temporary Residential worker job and apply.

Residential Worker

Maple Tree Residential

Children's Social Care

£8,393 to £8,732 per annum

14 Hours per week

Closing date: 23/09/2020

We are looking for highly motivated people who would be able to join our children’s emergency and assessment residential service. You will be part of r you will be part of a large team within a provision operated by Bridgend County Council.

Read more about the 14 hours Residential Worker job and apply.

Residential Worker

Maple Tree Residential

Children's Social Care

£16,787 to £17,465 per annum

28 Hours per week

Closing date: 23/09/2020

We are looking for highly motivated people who would be able to join our children’s emergency and assessment residential service. You will be part of r you will be part of a large team within a provision operated by Bridgend County Council.

Read more about the 28 hours Residential Worker job and apply.

Residential Worker

Maple Tree Residential

Children's Social Care

£17,986 to £18,713 per annum

30 Hours per week

Closing date: 23/09/2020

We are looking for highly motivated people who would be able to join our children’s emergency and assessment residential service. You will be part of r you will be part of a large team within a provision operated by Bridgend County Council.

Read more about the 30 hours Residential Worker job and apply.

Assistant Team Leader

Supported Living Services

£17,986 - £18,713 per annum

30 Hours per week

Closing date: 30/09/2020

The services support a diverse group of people with a range of needs such as Autism, complex behaviours, physical disabilities, communication difficulties, Dementia and complex health needs.  Therefore experience and knowledge of working with a diverse group of individuals is an essential element of the role
As an Assistant Team Leader you will support the Team Leaders with the ongoing development, monitoring and evaluation of services.

Read more about the 30 hours Assistant Team Leader job and apply.

Social work roles

There are separate application forms for all social work roles.

Casual Social worker one or two

Children's Social Care

As and when required

£15.36 per hour (Under 2 years post qualifying experience)

£17.04 per hour (Subject to 2 years post qualifying experience)

Closing date 23/09/2020

We are currently looking for flexible, qualified social workers, who take real pride in their work, relish the prospect of a challenge, and are driven by a genuine desire to safeguard and help vulnerable children.

Read more about the casual Social Worker job and apply online

Social Worker

West Safeguarding Hub

Children's Social Care

30 hours per week

£24,029 to £25,435 per annum (Under 2 years post qualifying experience)

£26,657 to £28,206 per annum (Subject to 2 years post qualifying experience)

Closing date: 23/09/20

Bridgend County Borough Council offers a great opportunity to further your social work career. We want the best Social Workers to join us, to assess and support the children and families in Bridgend.

Read more about the permanent Social Worker job and apply online

Social worker one or two

Children's Social Care

37 hours per week

£30,451 to £32,234 per annum (Under 2 years post qualifying experience) £33,782 to £35,745 per annum (Subject to 2 years post qualifying experience)

Closing date 23/09/2020

Bridgend County Borough Council offers a great opportunity to further your social work career. We want the best Social Workers to join us – to assess and support the children and families in Bridgend.

Read more about the permanent Social Worker job and apply online.

Legal information

Protecting children, young people or adults at risk is a core responsibility of all council employees.

Applicants should note that a criminal records check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be necessary for the successful applicant.

Further information

The council is committed to enabling people to have more voice and control in their lives. We provide care and support for children, young people and adults in a range of settings, including their own homes or residential provisions.

We want to appoint staff who are able to:

  • provide support and personal care to individuals in their own home or community
  • promote independence and encourage as well as empower individuals to express their views and opinions, and make informed choices
  • observe individuals and complete documents as needed

If you need any further information on opportunities in social care, please contact us.

Contact

The Recruitment Team

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